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Updated August 28, 2015

Sprecher 30th Anniversary Bash, live music starting at 4 p.m. Friday and noon Saturday, Juneau Park, Juneau and Prospect avenues, Milwaukee. Free.

The Malibu Open Waterski Festival, top professional and junior athletes, 7:30 a.m. to 10 p.m. Friday and 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. Saturday,  Veterans Park Lagoon, Milwaukee’s lakefront.

Annual rummage and bake sale, 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, Emmanuel United Church of Christ, 36821 Sunset Drive, Dousman.

Annual Flea Market, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, Our Lady of Divine Providence Parish parking lot, 924 E. Clarke St., Milwaukee. Free admission; food and beverages for purchase. Table space to rent available. 414-264-0049.

Milwaukee NF (neurofibromatosis) Walk  and 5K Fun Run, against children’s brain tumors, 9:30 a.m. check-in Saturday, Oak Leaf Trail at Hoyt Park, 1800 N. Swan Blvd., Wauwatosa. Register at

Cudahy Historical Society Open House, 10 a.m. to noon Saturday, depot museum, 4647 S. Kinnickinnic Ave., Cudahy. Free.

Restore the Lagoon Festival, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, Oak Creek Parkway at Mill Road in South Milwaukee. Free parking on Oak Creek Parkway and Hawthorne and Milwaukee avenues. 414-331-5826.

Fromm Petfest 2015, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Saturday, Henry Maier Festival Park, 200 N. Harbor Drive, Milwaukee.  

Wings Peace Rally and Picnic, noon to 4 p.m. Saturday, Lindbergh Park, 3629 N. 19th St., Milwaukee. Reading the “Wall of Pain” representing Milwaukee homicide victims, food and face painting.

Skeins of Milwaukee knitting and crocheting, 1:30 p.m. to 3:30 p.m. Saturday, first-floor Mozart’s Grove of Central Library, 814 W. Wisconsin Ave., Milwaukee.

St. Charles Borromeo Parish Picnic,  food, dancing to Vern & The Originals Polka Band at 11:30 a.m. and Close Enuf Oldies Variety Band at 3 p.m. Sunday, 3100 W. Parnell Ave., Milwaukee.

The Wisconsin Highland Games, Sept. 4 through Sept. 6, Waukesha Expo Center, 1000 Northview Road, Waukesha. $7 advance ticket, $15 weekend pass, $10 at the gate, free for children and younger. Free parking Friday, $3 otherwise.

Old-fashioned Games: Indoors and Outdoors, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. through Sept. 7, Old World Wisconsin, W372-S9727 Highway 67, Town of Eagle. Tickets from $10 to $19, free for  younger than 4, includes tram and free parking.

Civil War Life, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Sept. 5-6, Old World Wisconsin, W372-S9727 Highway 67, Town of Eagle. Tickets from $10 to $19, free for  younger than 4, includes tram and free parking.

Catholic Singles Labor Day Picnic,  from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Sept. 7, rain or shine, at Greenfield Park Area 3, 124th Street and Lincoln Avenue. Bring a ready-to-eat dish for potluck, grill and meat, any other food, and paper plates and plastic utensils. Soda and water will be provided. $1.

Master Gardener Volunteer Level 1 Training for Milwaukee and Waukesha residents, 5:30 p.m. Tuesdays beginning Sept. 8 at the Waukesha County Courthouse in Waukesha and 1 p.m. Wednesdays beginning Sept. 9 at Boerner Botanical Gardens in Hales Corners. To register, visit 414-256-4600.

St. Luke Fall Festival, 4 p.m. to 11 p.m. Sept. 11, St. Luke Church, 18000 W. Greenfield Ave., Brookfield, beginning with fish fry, marketplace and bake sale. Children’s activities, raffles and  live music.

Indian Summer Festival, Gathering of Clans theme, Sept. 11-13, Henry Maier Festival Park, 200 N. Harbor Drive, Milwaukee. $15 for adults, $12 for 60 and older, and free for 12 and younger. 414-604-1000 or

International Food and Art Walk, noon to 5 p.m. Sept. 12, Silver City,  National Avenue between South 33rd and 35th streets, Milwaukee.

Maggiano’s Frank Mots International Kite Festival, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Sept. 12-13 in Veterans Park on the lakefront, with launch of more than 600 kites at noon. Admission and parking are free.

“Practically Perfect” early 1900s London summer show, through Sept. 13, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m Monday-Friday, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m Saturdays, Sundays, holidays, The Domes, 524 S. Layton Blvd., Milwaukee. $7 regular admission, discounted rates. 414-257-5611 or

South Shore Garden Club, 6 p.m. Sept. 14, Grace Presbyterian Church, 2931 S. Kinnickinnic Ave., Milwaukee. Social followed by program about orchids by Dick Odders from the Wisconsin Orchid Society. Visitors welcome.  414- 282-3881.

Taste of Ireland food and live music, 5:30 p.m. Sept. 17, Turner Hall, 1040 N. Fourth St., Milwaukee. $25. 414-286-3663 or

Instep Trail Race - Lapham Peak, 5k, 7-miler, half-marathon and marathon, 8 a.m. Sept. 19, Lapham Peak State Park W329-N846 Highway C, Town of

St. Clare Street Fair, 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. Sept. 20,  with crafters and vendors along in front of St. Clare Church, 7616 Fritz St., Wind Lake, and in the south parking

lot.  Milwaukee Hemophilia Walk, 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Sept. 26, Milwaukee County Zoo, 10001 W. Bluemound Road, Milwaukee.




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